Asus M5A97 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 56.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics59.4% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive69.9% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus M5A97 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory25.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150626
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 27 '21 at 09:17
Run Duration187 Seconds
Run User MYS-User
Background CPU 22%
Watch Gameplay: 1650S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing below expectations (26th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8320-$244
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
56.7% Above average
Memory 69.2
1-Core 68.2
2-Core 110
52% 82.6 Pts
4-Core 239
8-Core 460
43% 350 Pts
64-Core 460
31% 460 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 69%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super)-$465
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (48th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
59.4% Above average
Lighting 74.8
Reflection 75.6
Parallax 72.4
60% 74.3 fps
MRender 63.3
Gravity 74.7
Splatting 0
58% 46 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 64%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX500 480GB-$47
151GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR022
SusWrite @10s intervals: 222 67 4.9 4.2 176 345 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
69.9% Good
Read 492
Write 389
Mixed 400
SusWrite 136
79% 355 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 71.6
4K Mixed 24.7
110% 41.1 MB/s
DQ Read 162
DQ Write 233
DQ Mixed 35.1
72% 143 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 90%
Adata SX8100NP 512GB
475GB free
Firmware: VB421D57
SusWrite @10s intervals: 385 662 781 720 651 624 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
156% Outstanding
Read 1,118
Write 805
Mixed 856
SusWrite 637
191% 854 MB/s
4K Read 42.2
4K Write 71.4
4K Mixed 51.7
168% 55.1 MB/s
DQ Read 475
DQ Write 416
DQ Mixed 452
337% 448 MB/s
Poor: 120%
This bench: 156%
Great: 322%
Seagate IronWolf 4TB (2016)-$104
322GB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 99 101 98 95 98 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
74.6% Very good
Read 164
Write 146
Mixed 72.4
SusWrite 96
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
168% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1066 MHz clocked @ 533 MHz
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
39.5% Below average
MC Read 15.1
MC Write 14.2
MC Mixed 12.8
40% 14 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 9.6
SC Mixed 12.8
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 103
39% 103 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 39.5%
Great: 76%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 6 60 23.8" 1280 720 BNQ78E7 BenQ GW2480
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Gaming
Gaming 26%
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Desktop
Desktop 73%
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Workstation
Workstation 22%
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Motherboard: Asus M5A97 R2.0 - $89

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $454
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